Mosque of Suleymaniye
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Geometry
- The symmetry group of the tiling is 2*22 (cmm).
- All the internal angles of the constituent polygons are a multiple of 18°.
- Contains one regular five-pointed star polygon with vertex angle of 108° - composed of kites.
- Contains one regular 10-pointed star polygon with vertex angle of 72° - composed of kites.
- There are two non-regular reflective tiles (including 2 kites) and two reflective pairs.
- The tiling does not satisfy the two-colour condition.
- The tiling is edge-to-edge.
- As drawn, contains about 559 polygons.
References
Publications referenced:
- Figure 250 (Mosque of Suleymaniye, Turkey. Wooden minbar) of Oktay Aslanapa. Turkish art and architecture, London : Faber, 1971. ISBN 057108781. [aslanapa] {422 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 29 cm}(1557AD, 964AH)
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